Healthy Living NT

Fellowship Administration

The Bill Raby Diabetes Fellowship is auspiced by the Diabetes Association of the NT Inc., trading as Healthy Living NT. An independent Board of Governors appointed by, and reporting to, the Healthy Living NT Board oversees the operations and advises on the strategic directions of the Fellowship.

Membership of the Board of Governors is the sole prerogative of the Healthy Living NT Board. Members are appointed on the basis of their expertise/eminence in their particular field on an honorary basis for a minimum term of 3 years.

The Board of Governors is comprised of community members and the President of Healthy Living NT. Current membership of the Board of Governors is:

  • Ms Sharron Noske, Chair of Board of Governor -  Senior Manager, PwC Indigenous Consulting
  • Mr Gerry Wood – Member of the NT Legislative Assembly
  • Ms Sue Korner – COO, Central Australian Health Service
  • Mr Will De Decker – University student and HLNT Board Member with special interest in young people with diabetes 
  • Healthy Living NT President (Mr Ron O’Brien) or nominated delegate 

The functions and responsibilities of the Board of Governors include:

  • Acting as sole arbiter on applications, award of Fellowships, and assessment of outcomes.
  • Providing strategic advice on the development and direction of the Fellowship, and 
  • Assisting with promotion of the Fellowship. 

The Fellowship is supported by Healthy Living NT through:

  • Commitment to minimum Fellowship funding of $10,000 per annum 
  • Acceptance of establishment, implementation and on-going administration costs and the GST liability on awarded Fellowships.
  • Provision of Fellowship Secretariat, administration and promotion and financial management activities.


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For Further information, please refer to
About Bill Rabe OBE
Information on fellowship:
   Section A - Support for youth affected by diabetes
   Section B - Community Grants Program
   Section C - Health Professional CPD
Fellowship Administration
Fellowship Tax Implications

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